A Partner Gives a Dozen Suggestions for New Lawyers

As part of its career center column, the legal blog Above the Law has posted a guest column by Joshua Stein, a Manhattan real estate partner, prescribing 12 pieces of advice for attorneys in their first year of practice. His recommendations include pieces of advice such as:

  1. Remember It’s a Business
  2. Work Hard
  3. But Don’t Work Too Hard
  4. Understand What They Want
  5. Learn to Get Your Own Clients
  6. Do Good Legal Research
  7. Know That You Are Always Being Evaluated, and
  8. Be Nice

The column can be found here.


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